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File photo of Mega Millions tickets. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Mega Millions Rollover

Tuesday night’s jackpot is expected to top $400 million.

03/15/2014

Jackpots like Wednesday's anticipated $400 million-plus Powerball can grant a lot of wishes. But what if you were the only winner, and you had but one chance to blow all that money on a single purchase? (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Growing Number Of Lottery Winners Urged To Avoid Big Purchases

Jackpots like Wednesday’s anticipated $400 million-plus Powerball can grant a lot of wishes. But what if you were the only winner, and you had but one chance to blow all that money on a single purchase?

02/18/2014

Cards to pick numbers for Mega Million lottery tickets are seen at Circle News Stand on Dec. 16, 2013 in Hollywood, Fla. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mega Millions Jackpot Could Hit $1 Billion If No One Wins Tuesday Night

The Mega Millions jackpot soared to an estimated $636 million on Tuesday, making it the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.

12/17/2013

A customer buys Mega Millions lottery tickets at a 7-Eleven store on December 13, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls Over

Lottery officials say Tuesday’s drawing could feature half-a-billion dollar winner.

12/14/2013

File photo of a Powerball ticket. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Lottery Players Could See More Giant Jackpots

If it seems that giant lottery jackpots have people lining up at convenience stores more frequently, just wait: More big payouts could be coming.

09/17/2013

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Missouri Lottery Ticket Sales Reach Record High, Again

For the fourth consecutive year the Missouri Lottery ticket sales have broken previous records.

07/08/2013

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Mo. Lottery Plans to Sell Tickets at Pumps, ATMs

The sales will be offered at 15 gas station and 150 pumps, though the locations have not yet been determined.

05/31/2013

File photo of Mega Millions tickets. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Lottery: $1 M Ticket Sold in St. Louis Co.

The Mega Millions ticket was purchased at a Circle K convenience store on Watson Road in St. Louis County for the April 12 drawing.

04/15/2013

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Illinois Lottery Pushes For Online Expansion

Online sales are less than one-half of 1 percent of the lottery’s total take. The bill has passed the Senate Executive Committee.

03/25/2013

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Illinois Lottery Adds Powerball To Online Sales

Players limited to $150 of purchases per day.

12/01/2012

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